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Woman hospitalized, suspect arrested after violent attack

Woman hospitalized, suspect arrested after violent attack

| 13/04/2017 | 7 Comments
(CNS): A woman arrived at the George Town Police Station on Wednesday evening with serious injuries to her arm and body. She was transported to hospital, where she is currently in stable condition, while a man suspected of causing her injuries is in police custody. Police have not detailed what hap [...]

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Teenage boy charged in street stabbing case

Teenage boy charged in street stabbing case

| 03/04/2017
(CNS) A 15-year-old boy was expected in court Monday charged with a serious offences after he allegedly stabbed another teenager in George Town last month. The accused boy, who is believed to be from the capital, has been charged with wounding with intent to commit GBH and carrying an offensive weap [...]

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Two men charged over violent bar robbery

Two men charged over violent bar robbery

| 24/03/2017
(CNS) UPDATED MONDAY: Police have now charged two men in connection with a violent robbery outside a West Bay nightclub earlier this month in which a man was stabbed. The pair were due to appear in court Monday facing a catalogue of charges. The first suspect, a 21-year-old man from West Bay, was [...]

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Teenager wounded in GT knife attack

Teenager wounded in GT knife attack

| 21/03/2017 | 8 Comments
(CNS): A teenager was stabbed in his right side on Monday evening as he walked along Smith Road, close to Smith Road Plaza, according to police. They said the victim knew his attacker, who is also a juvenile, but gave no indication that he had been arrested. Officers were called to the hospital afte [...]

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Police seek WB men after nightclub stabbing

Police seek WB men after nightclub stabbing

| 19/03/2017 | 17 Comments
(CNS): The police are looking for two men from West Bay, aged 30 and 21, after a 41-year-old man, also from West Bay, was assaulted at the Jungle Bar & Lounge, West Bay Road, just before 11:00 on Friday night, in what was described by the police as an altercation. The victim received a stab [&he [...]

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GT man arrested over bar brawl stabbing

GT man arrested over bar brawl stabbing

| 02/03/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS): A 46-year-old man from George Town was arrested Thursday on suspicion of assault GBH following a stabbing outside a bar in the capital on Wednesday. Police were called to the scene of the brawl in the parking lot of the Office Lounge on Shedden Road at around 1:30 Wednesday morning. When the [...]

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Violent husband jailed for 14 years

Violent husband jailed for 14 years

| 19/12/2016 | 39 Comments
(CNS): An estranged husband who tried to kill his wife in a brutal, terrifying machete attack was handed a fourteen-year jail term last week after pleading guilty to attempted murder. George Vaughan lured his wife to the home they once shared when she believed he wouldn’t be there. But the man lay [...]

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Throat slasher jailed for three years

Throat slasher jailed for three years

| 29/09/2016 | 17 Comments
(CNS): David Andrew Bodden (39) has been jailed for three years for cutting the throat of Blake Burrell with a scalpel in broad daylight on a busy cruise ship day in downtown George Town last summer. Bodden was handed a three-year sentence by Justice Charles Quin Thursday, several months after he wa [...]

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Judge raises concerns over knife crime

Judge raises concerns over knife crime

| 23/09/2016 | 12 Comments
(CNS): A Grand Court judge said that knife crime was “worryingly prevalent” and raised his concerns about people claiming to carry the weapons as protection, as he handed down a sentence of five years and six months to a Jamaican man convicted of stabbing his one-time friend in the heart followi [...]

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School chef denies charges in car park stabbing

School chef denies charges in car park stabbing

| 19/09/2016
(CNS): A 21-year-old local man who works as a chef at a government primary school denied two charges of assault and wounding on two people when he appeared in Grand Court Friday. Desly Kyshon Missick pleaded not guilty to allegations that he stabbed and assaulted his victims in the car park of Fete [...]

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Card game turns violent, player stabbed in heart

Card game turns violent, player stabbed in heart

| 16/09/2016 | 43 Comments
(CNS): Orlando Graham (36), a Jamaican national from George Town, was found guilty on Friday of intentionally wounding a former friend following an argument over a card game that turned violent. Graham was remanded in custody after he was convicted of stabbing Prentice Brown in the heart following a [...]

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